Career Center Services for Music Students

Job Search
Useful Websites

Job Search

BRIDGE: Worldwide Music Connection
     Bridge is an online database created to connect music majors with careers in education, performance, and music-industry based positions
NOTE: you must contact the Career Center via e-mail or phone to receive the IWU student User ID and Password.

New England Conservatory Binder
     >Contents include Tips for Performance Resumes, Opera Apprenticeship Programs, Booking Concert, Freelancing and Gigging Tips, and other job related topics (55 in total)

Music Resume Binder
     >Please ask staff members to make a copy if needed


Great Jobs for Music Majors

Music Business Handbook and Career Guide

100 Career in Music Business

The Music Industry


Directory of Arts Industries

Music and Entertainment Industry

Both binders are available at the Career Center

Useful Websites

American Federation of Musicians

Music Professions from Thinkquest

Women in Music National Network

Music Business Solutions

Applause Careers in Music

Solo Performer Music Careers

Music Education:

A Career Guide to Music Education

Music Therapy:

American Music Therapy Association

Government Outlook:

Musicians, Singers, and Related Workers - Occupational Outlook Handbook

Teacher-Post-secondary from the Occupational Outlook Handbook